'eyphah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   374  
Original WordWord Origin
hpyaof Egyptian derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'eyphahTWOT - 82
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ay-faw'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. ephah
    1. a dry measure of quantity, equal to 3 seahs, 10 omers; the same as the liquid measure bath; (about 9 imperial gallons (40 l), rabbinical writings give sizes of one-half this amount)
    2. the receptacle for measuring or holding that amount
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 38
bushel 1, differing measures 2, ephah 33, measure 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Exodus1
Leviticus3
Numbers2
Deuteronomy2
Judges1
Ruth1
1 Samuel2
Proverbs1
Isaiah1
Ezekiel8
Amos1
Micah1
Zechariah5


Total29
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'eyphah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .